Gain a competitive edge by earning a certificate.

Develop your skills in a particular area by earning an optional certificate in addition to your major.

Certificate in Entrepreneurship

The Certificate in Entrepreneurship can complement any field of study. Gain the tools and skills you need to familiarize yourself with tasks such as market assessment, capital formation, business planning, effective communication, staffing, systems design, financial planning and operations management. This certificate focuses on the research, planning, and strategies that are critical to start a new business, take over a family business, or quickly advance in your field. The program is open to all undergraduate students at UM-Dearborn, as well as guest students with or without college degrees.

The Certificate in Entrepreneurship requires 4 courses or 12 credit hours.

Certificate in Financial Planning

The Financial Planning certificate complements a number of fields, such as finance, marketing, accounting, and economics. Gain the tools and skills you need to familiarize yourself with tasks such as personal financial planning, investment planning, retirement planning, tax planning, estate planning, and risk management. The program is open to all undergraduate students at UM-Dearborn.

Students interested in preparing for the professional financial planning examinations may wish to complete the Financial Planning minor, which includes the courses in this certificate program.